Finding Your Writing Pace

Are you a sprinter or a marathoner?

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Writing as interval training

In exercise, interval training is the practice of doing short bursts of heavy work, alternated with longer periods of steady exertion. You might jog for two minutes and run for one, for example. Apparently, it’s a great way to maintain fitness: you push yourself, but not to exhaustion.

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Consider short bursts of intense writing

What would interval writing look like for you?

If you’re struggling to find your writing pace, consider using intervals.

  • The motivation and progress that comes from an imminent deadline
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Author, Writing Coach: Writing about Marketing, Technology, and Writing Itself (very meta). AnneJanzer.com

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